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Rock Climbing in the NRG

November 4, 2017 @ 10:00 am3:00 pm

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Join Active SWV Community Captains and National Park Service ranger for a day of free beginner climbing. Learn how to put a harness on and basic rock climbing techniques in this climbing sampler. For first time climbers only, ages 14 and up. All equipment provided. Meet a Ranger at the Canyon Rim Visitor Center for introductory talk and then carpool to the climbing site.

***Reservations are required*** reserve your spot by calling (304) 894-2129 or emailing [email protected]om.

From US 19, turn on Visitor Center Road (first right after the New River Gorge Bridge going North). Turn on the first right for Canyon Rim Visitor Center parking lot.

For more information, please call 304-894-2129 or email [email protected]om

The Get Active in the Park programs are powered by volunteer Community Captains and is a partnership between the New River Gorge National River and Active SWV to bring free instructional programs as sample activities at a beginner level. The goal is to get more people comfortable and confident exploring the parks around them and to begin a lifestyle of more physical activity. #GetActiveinthePark #ActiveTrails #NewRiverNPS #ActiveSWV

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